House Sitting in Oakwood, Richmond, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

57 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Bree stayed in my home and took care of my dog while we were away for several days. She gave him his meds, multiple walks a day, and lots of love. He warmed ... (more)"

3. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shelby was excellent. She kept in frequent touch with us to give us updates and confirm care instructions. Darwin often has accidents and we came home to n... (more)"

4. Annie

Pro sitter and stayer :)

The Fan, Richmons, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Not only has Annie watched my dog on the occasionally weekend, but she constantly takes care of her dad’s dog when he is away. She is a caring and nurturing ... (more)"

5. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

34 repeat clients

"This was our first time ever leaving our pups with anyone other than family! Alli was amazing! She checked in with us regularly and shared pictures of our ... (more)"

6. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Amber was awesome and always fast to reply to any text we sent her - She sent us pics with updates every day and we came home to a happy dog and kitten! Hig... (more)"

7. Allison

I love running with dogs!

Capitol District, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Allison is a pet lover and very responsible. You can count on her !!! The best to find a pet sitter is to look for a pet lover to take care of your pets !!! (more)"

8. Hunter

A student looking for some friends!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hunter is a wonderful dog owner. His kind, fun-loving personality mirrors that of his border collie, Chief. Being friends with Hunter has allowed me to perso... (more)"

9. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lien was terrific with my dog! Ruby is an old girl, so I was concerned about all her medication, and Lien made it so easy! I came back home and the house was... (more)"

10. Michelle

Flexibly available dog-lover

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle has taken care of my dogs many times over the past few years and is always reliable and a pleasure to have as a dog sitter. She is one of the most c... (more)"

11. Caroline

“Be the person ur dog thinks u are”

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline is awesome! She is a lovely and bright young lady who brings joy to those around her (including furry friends)! She is sweet and thoughtful and will... (more)"

12. Abigail

Avid runner, training experience

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was great with Maple despite her being a finicky eater and not an easy dog to walk. Abigail was professional, flexible, and compassionate towards my ... (more)"

13. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Adam did a great job with my puppy and was sending me pictures throughout the stay. I definitely recommend him if you want someone who will be caring about y... (more)"

14. Alexis

Dog’s are a girls bestfriend :)

Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"When Lexy and I were in college she was my go to friend for help with my dog. She’d always be willing to stop by my apartment while I was in class to take my... (more)"

15. Valentina

Roving Around Church Hill!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Valentina was very accommodating with my schedule and even offered to pick my dog up from my house for my convenience. She took him on three walks in a matte... (more)"

16. Bailey

Let me love your fur baby!

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Bailey is so wonderful! I can always count on her to help me out with my Great Pyrenees, Koda. It's usually pretty hard to find people who can handle a dog s... (more)"

17. Nicholas

Friendly, energetic dog-sitter

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"Nick was a great dog sitter for my Shih Tzu! My dog-Hiccup- is extremely nervous and gets anxious is new environments. Nick was one of the few people who und... (more)"

18. Taylor

Dog lover and walk lover

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Throughout my life I have loved pets and have make them a passion of mine. One of my favorite jobs was a bather at a pet store and I got to be with... (more)

19. Maya

Experienced Dog Lover Ready to Help

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Maya’s service was great! She took care of Lando (Chihuahua) and Trixe (Springer spaniel / Bassett hound mix) while I was at a concert so well, that I asked... (more)"

20. Sarah

Snuggles and playtime for all!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was great! Came back to a sweet note and it seemed like they had a great time. Thanks Sarah!! (more)"

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